Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes


The century cook book

By ARNOLD, Mrs Augusta

subjects: general,

  • 1. [First edition of "The century cook book", 1895]
    GB:   LB destroyed  

    BMCat cites "The century cook book", London: [printed in New York for] T. F. Unwin, 1895, pages xiv, 587.

  • 2. — The | century cook book | with a new supplement of one hundred | receipts of especial excellence | by | Mary Ronald | This book contains directions for cooking in its various branches, | from the simplest forms to high-class dishes and ornamental pieces; | a group of New England dishes furnished by Susan Coolidge; | and a few receipts of distinctively Southern dishes. It gives also | the etiquette of dinner entertainments # how to serve dinners # | table decorations, and many items relative to household affairs
    New York and London: [printed in USA for] D. Appleton-Century Co Inc; 1937
    20.0 x 13.0 cm   Pp [iii-viii] ix-xi [xii] xiii-xiv [xv-xvi], 1-635   Brown cloth with decorative pattern on front
    Bib:   A57  
    GB:   LB   *OPo(F)  
    US:   DLC   NN   KMK   MoKL   Or  

    Printed on the title-page is the quotation ""Now good digestion wait on appetite and health on both" # Macbeth".% American editions: These were published by The Century Co in New York in 1895, 1896, 1900, 1901, 1902, 1903, 1905, 1909, 1913, 1917, 1920 and 1922. All are cited in NUCat or in Bitting 405 except for the 1905 edition held by NNNAM. LoEN holds New York: The Century Co, 1895.